Mardy Fish

  • American Mardy Fish withdraws from US Open August 21, 2013

    New York: Former top-10 player Mardy Fish pulled out of the US Open on Wednesday, the latest setback in his bid to make a comeback on tour after dealing with heart issues. The US Tennis Association said the 31-year-old American cited "personal reasons" for his withdrawal. The draw for the year's...
  • Fish retires in 3rd set at Winston-Salem Open August 21, 2013

    North Carolina: American Mardy Fish retired because of heat stroke during the third set of his second-round match on Tuesday at the Winston-Salem Open. No. 11 seed Jarkko Nieminen was leading Fish 7-5, 6-7 (3), 3-2 when Fish resigned. Fish said in a statement issued by the ATP he developed "heat...
  • Fish beats Donskoy in Winston-Salem Open first round August 19, 2013

    Winston-Salem, North Carolina: Mardy Fish beat Evgeny Donskoy 6-3, 3-6, 6-1 on Sunday in the first round of the Winston-Salem Open. Fish - a wild-card entrant - advances to face Jarkko Nieminen of Finland, the tournament's 11th seed, in the second round. The tournament - the men's final tuneup event before the...
  • Mardy Fish falls in Atlanta, Lleyton Hewitt in quarters July 25, 2013

    Atlanta: Mardy Fish took a hit in his gradual return to full-time tennis, falling 4-6, 6-2, 7-5 to Michael Russell on Wednesday at the Atlanta Open. It was only Fish's fourth match since the US Open in September when he withdrew before a fourth-round match because of an irregular heartbeat. Ranked...
  • Del Potro, Baker, Fish pull out of French Open May 22, 2013

    Paris: Seventh-ranked Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina has pulled out of the upcoming French Open because of a respiratory virus. Del Potro said in a statement on Wednesday that he has not fully recovered and not fit to play. American players Brian Baker and Mardy Fish have also pulled out....
  • Jo-Wilfried Tsonga edges past Fish at Indian Wells March 13, 2013

    Indian Wells: Eighth seed Jo-Wilfried Tsonga withstood a fast start by Mardy Fish in the second set to beat the American 7-6 7-6 in a closely contested third-round match at the BNP Paribas Open on Tuesday. The big-serving Frenchman clinched the first set 7-4 on the tiebreak, then trailed 0-4...
  • Mardy Fish thrilled to make winning ATP return March 11, 2013

    Indian Wells: Simply being back on the tennis court felt like a victory for Mardy Fish on Sunday after the American returned to action following a lengthy recovery from a heart condition. The fact that he was able to fight back from a break down in the third set to...
  • Djokovic, Sampras to team for doubles exhibition January 18, 2013

    Los Angeles: Novak Djokovic will team with his idol Pete Sampras to play Bob and Mike Bryan in a doubles exhibition on March 4 at UCLA's Pauley Pavilion. Djokovic, the world's top-ranked player, also will play Mardy Fish in a singles match, and an opening singles match between two other...
  • Serena, Federer stroll into US Open quarters September 4, 2012

    New York: A ruthless Serena Williams charged into the US Open quarter-finals on Monday with a 6-0, 6-0 win over Czech Andrea Hlavackova after Roger Federer was gifted a spot in the last eight when Mardy Fish withdrew from the year's final grand slam. Showing no mercy against her 82nd ranked...
  • US players on a roll as Roddick decides to quit November 16, 2012

    New York: By turns a bit wistful and at his wisecracking best, Andy Roddick let the tennis world in on a little secret he kept for a couple of days: this US Open will be the last tournament of his career. Roddick made the surprising announcement at a hastily arranged news...
  • Del Potro, Fish reach 4th round at Wimbledon July 1, 2012

    London: Argentine ninth seed Juan Martin del Potro booked his passage into the fourth round at Wimbledon with a commanding straight-sets win over Japan's Kei Nishikori. Del Potro fought off a second-set challenge from the 19th seed to win 6-3, 7-6 (3), 6-1 and set up a match with either seventh...
  • Nadal survives Gulbis, Murray through in Madrid October 16, 2008

    Madrid: Top seed Rafael Nadal survived a stern test by Latvia's Ernests Gulbis at the Madrid Masters on Tuesday while fourth seed Andy Murray barely broke sweat as his second-round Italian opponent Simone Bolelli retired hurt. World No. 1 Nadal showed his trademark tenacity to win 7-5, 3-6, 6-3 in two...
  • Bolelli upsets Almagro at Madrid Masters October 14, 2008

    Madrid: Italian Simone Bolelli upset local favourite Nicolas Almagro 7-6, 6-1 at the Madrid Masters on Monday to clinch a second-round meeting with fourth seed Andy Murray. The 23-year-old Bolelli, who entered the draw after Russian Marat Safin withdrew with a shoulder injury, took advantage of his opponent's own shoulder problems...
  • Pacific Life Open: Federer shocked, Nadal exits March 23, 2008

    Indian Wells, California: Hitting a home run out of Shea Stadium was a defining moment for American Mardy Fish but even that fell way short of his stunning victory over Roger Federer at the Pacific Life Open on Saturday. The 26-year-old produced the biggest win of his career by outplaying...